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Applications for 2020 elk, pronghorn hunts due by 11:59 p.m. Tuesday

Posted February 6, 2020

AZGFD to provide after-hours assistance beginning Friday


PHOENIX — The deadline is only days away to submit applications to hunt elk and pronghorn in 2020.

Applications must be received by the Arizona Game and Fish Department (AZGFD) by 11:59 p.m. (Arizona time) Tuesday, Feb. 11. To apply, visit

Reminder: Raptor capture seasons are included in this draw. A valid hunting or hunt and fish combination license, along with a sport falconry license, are needed when applying for a hunt permit-tag.

AZGFD is available to assist applicants with the online process. All department offices are equipped with customer computers that can be accessed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. today, Friday, Monday and Tuesday. Customer service representatives also can be reached by calling (602) 942-3000. 

In addition, customer service representatives will be available to provide after-hours assistance — by telephone only — from 5 to 10 p.m. Friday and Monday, and 5 to 11:59 p.m. Tuesday (deadline day). All department offices will be closed at 5 p.m.     

To expedite the process, applicants are encouraged to be prepared with the following before calling AZGFD:

In the meantime, hopeful hunters might want to view a couple of short videos before applying for a hunt. 

For more information, call (602) 942-3000.